2013 Summer Conference

  • 28 Jul 2013
  • 30 Jul 2013
  • Hyatt Regency Sarasota

Evaluation Form
Conference Agenda
Final Attendee List


Monday Morning

New Challenges, Solutions and Opportunities in Leachate Collection Systems

Matthew Poore, Progressive Environmental Services


Air Regulation Updates and the Impact on the Solid Waste Management Industry

Brian Storey, Golder Associates, Inc.


Vadose Zone Aeration System Implementation

Brent Schneider, Escambia County BCC


CNG - Does it Work for Your Collection Operation?

Monica Bramble, City of North Port Solid Waste


Commercial and Multi-family Recycling Programs, Are They Twins?

Miriam Zimms, Kessler Consulting, Inc.


Monday Afternoon

Solid Waste Collection Routes Optimization and Implementation

Ravi Kadambala, CDM Smith


Planning for a Sustainable Future in Solid Waste Manaagement

Brenda Clark, HDR Engineering, Inc


Reassessment of Risk Regarding Stabilization of Legacy Landfills in Florida – Steps Towards Lowering the Post-Closure Care Period

Mark Hudgins, HSA Golden, Inc.


Developing a Comprehensive Zero Waste Plan for a Small Community

Marc Rogoff, SCS Engineers


Groundwater Monitoring Network Optimization and Innovative Sampling Techniques as  Cost-Savings Measures

Jill Johnson, Geosyntec Consultants


Alternative Thermal Treatment Technologies:  Energy Math and Myth

John Powell, Innovative Waste Consulting Services, LLC


Tuesday Morning

Large-Scale Source-Separated Organics Processing: A Case Study

Tej Gidda, Conestoga-Rovers & Associates


The Road to Carted Recycling

Lori Van Bemden, City of Tampa, Department of Solid Waste & Environmental Program Management


Sarasota County CCSWDC Phase I Landfill Closure Project Overview and Lessons Learned

Jason Timmons, Sarasota County Solid Waste Department

Richard Siemering, HDR Engineering, Inc.


GIS for Landfill Gas Management

James Barton, Chen Moore and Associates

Jason Haeseler, Chen Moore and Associates



Richard Tedder, FDEP





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